A comprehensive guide to empirically supported approaches for child protection cases The Wiley Handbook of What Works in Child
Maltreatment offers clinicians, psychologists, psychiatrists and other professionals an evidence-based approach to best professional
practice when working in the area of child protection proceedings and the provision of assessment and intervention services
in order to maximize the well-being of young people. It brings together a wealth of knowledge from expert researchers and
practitioners, who provide a comprehensive overview of contemporary work informing theory, assessment, service provision,
rehabilitation and therapeutic interventions for children and families undergoing care proceedings. Coverage includes theoretical
perspectives, insights on the prevalence and effects of child neglect and abuse, assessment, children s services, and interventions
with children, victims and families.